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Happy Birthday Charles Darwin
One of the world's most influential scientists would have turned 199 this week, and his work remains as volatile as ever
Molecular Biology Pioneer Dies
A Nobel prize winner at 33, Joshua Lederberg's findings were wide-ranging and far-reaching
Do Cells Make Noise?
Listening to cells might help scientists catch cancers without painful biopsies
PopSci’s 6th Annual Brilliant Ten
We visit operating rooms, observatories, and islands full of slightly-less-than-rational monkeys to find the young geniuses who are shaping the future of science
Land Grab Under the Ocean
In what Russian officials are calling a race against the U.S. to stake a claim in an area believed to...
Ocean Life in Hot Water
Global warming is taking a toll on fishâ€”and helping jellyfish rule the sea